Karen Dean, of Galesburg, MI passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at the age of 72. She was born on March 7, 1949 in Kalamazoo, MI the daughter of Hilbert and Bernettia (Morehouse) Aukes.
Karen loved to do crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, and liked to travel to the Beulah area. Karen enjoyed spending time with her grandson and spending time outside while reading books and watching the people traveling by her house. She also liked to visit various lighthouses in her spare time. Karen is survived by her daughter, Michelle (Butch) Falor; and her grandson, Aaron Falor. Karen is preceded in death by her parents; and an infant son, James. Cremation has taken place and a burial will happen at a later date. The family would like to send a heartfelt thanks to Wings of Hope Hospice and Wings Home. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Wings of Hope Hospice, 530 Linn St., Allegan, MI 49010.
While visiting Karen's tribute page at www.mccowensecord.com please take a moment to light a candle or share a memory with the family. The Dean family is being assisted by McCowen & Secord Family Funeral Homes, Marshall – Gren Chapel, 120 S. Woodhams, Plainwell, MI 49080. (269)685-5881.